The U.S. failure to pursue accountability for key participants its torture program undermines the global struggle against impunity for torture. Canada’s failure to examine its actions in Afghanistan similarly undermines the effort to end torture. Canadians must continue to demand made-in-Canada accountability for the immoral and unconscionable acts committed in our name.
Professor Paul Rogers outlines the terrifying augmentation of American military force under President Donald Trump.
A troop surge in Afghanistan is no substitute for good governance and a commitment to peacemaking.
The Trump administration must be careful to avoid playing into the hands of Islamic State and other violent extremists.
The election of Donald J. Trump can be traced in part to blowback from the USA invasion of Iraq in 2003.
Whether he knows it or not, President Trump is exposing the many hypocrisies underlying American foreign policy.